As a consequence, the de facto decision to resist German aggression was in fact taken by a rather insignificant colonel. After the 11 September attack and the anthrax panic in the United States, the Egyptian scientific journal al-'Ilm turned the tables on America, and Israel, by accusing them of committing war crimes with weapons of mass destruction: In the summer of 1949 cholera spread throughout Egypt, following the establishment of Israel in 1948. It was amazing -- within ten days the Israeli press went from self-accusation to massive self-defense. But in this case the foreign journalists refused to accept the professional opinion of a well-respected doctor. By the time the story reached Hebron in the West Bank, local health official Mahmoud Batarna claimed to have captured 200 tons of gum. Islam and Politics in the Modern Middle East, Croom Helm and St.
So a case of mass hysteria was exploited by the Palestinians into a major international affair, with great success. Flowers to David a memorial book to the late David Farhi , Raphael Hacohen Press, Jerusalem, 1981, 190 pp. Since the outbreak of the Al-Aqsa Intifada in 2000, a new element of operationalization has been added to the old anti-Jewish stereotypes. Egyptian documents indicate that the disease originated from Israel. Here the outspoken academic Raphael Israeli deals with radical Islam's attempt to gain a solid foothold on the European continent through immigration legal and illegal and political refugee status, all calculated to expand the influence of Islam by taking advantage of the Western liberal and democratic governments accommodating them as guests - and then as citizens. All three are alternately threatened with outright extermination.
For some of his most extreme condemnations of the Jews, see Raphael Israeli, Peace Is in the Eye of the Beholder Berlin and New York: Mouton, 1985 , esp. The International Perspective The third side of this Rashomon story is the interest of the international organizations and the international media. Only the West is capable of levying such a price through pressures, sanctions, and threats, backed by action when necessary. Modan was called a weak attempt by the Israelis to hide their crime. Hebrew , the Ariel Center for Policy Research, 2002, 250 pp. Blood Libel as a Form of Warfare During the current Palestinian offensive, Yasser Arafat has for many months been accusing Israel of using weapons of depleted uranium against Palestinians, and told the French paper l'Humanite 21 Feb 2002 that this information was confirmed by the U. Oren ed When Patterns Change: Turning Points in International Politics, St.
The French newspapers Liberation and Le Monde headlined that there was evidence that Israel had poisoned the children. International Islamic Activism Shifts Eastwards to Asia 34. Yegar's book on Malaysia, in State, Government and International Relations, the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, No. Journal of Terrorism and Political Violence, London. It is certain that many Jews escaped before the ship sunk, that many of them survived, despite the so-called extermination and burning.
Survivors commemorating the dead also help that process. The book identifies terrorist groups, reviews terrorist tactics, and examines police and government responses to reduce or eliminate the incidence of terrorism. Never in my life have I asked Allah for money, honor or power. The Washington Post commissioned a test of allegedly contaminated chewing gum provided by Palestinian health officials. Al-Ahram Egypt , 25 April 2002 Arabic. Adel Sadeq, who often accuses President Bush and the West of ignorance about the Arab psyche, calls for fighting Israel to the finish: What is happening now indicates that Israel will not exist forever. This intensified anti-Semitism is manifested in pathological vilification of Jews and Israel, in using Christians as a tool in the battle against Israel, in resorting to Holocaust denial, and in libeling the Jews as global conspirators bent on taking over or, alternatively, destroying the world.
Indeed, in passing interviews with Al-Manar Television some Christians compared the Islamikaze 3 martyrs shuhada of the Al-Aqsa Intifada to Christ's martyrdom, even when Palestinian gunmen invaded the Church of the Nativity: We kneel before the Palestinian people in the Church of the Nativity. Annex 1 : List of Journals 1. The governments, including those that have signed peace agreements with Israel, do nothing to discourage the phenomenon and often wink in approval. Since 1974 he has taught in the Departments of Middle Eastern History and Chinese History and been a senior fellow of the Truman Research Institute at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, a fellow of the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs, and a member of the Steering Committee of the Ariel Center for Policy Research. This remarkable and courageous book will be of interest to sociologists, Middle East specialists, and political scientists. That conference adopted twenty-four protocols, including the uprooting of the belief in God from the hearts of the Gentiles, distracting people by distributing among them literature of heresy and impurity, destruction of the family and eradication of all morality. Baruch Modan, the director-general of the Health Ministry and one of the leading epidemiologists in Israel, headed an investigation team and, of course, found nothing.
The Jews, Zionism and Israel - An Evil unto Itself 9. Author of over 50 research books and a dozen edited books, and some 100 scholarly articles in the fields of Islamic radicalism, Islamic terrorism, the Modern Middle East, Islam in China and Asia and Europe. The implication is that the Jewish state threatens world peace and is therefore illegitimate. Gaborieau and others eds Naqshbandis, Paris, Editions Isis, 1990, pp. Papers in International Conferences 1. Raphael Israeli Born in Fes, Morocco, currently teaching Islamic, Chinese and Middle Eastern History at Hebrew University Graduate of Hebrew University in History and Arabic Literature, PhD in Chinese and Islamic History from the University of California, Berkeley in 1974. This case demonstrates how the underlying conditions of command and control and not the actual directives from the government were the historical focus which determined Norway's destiny.
Shichor ed , China: Tradition and Change, the Israeli Defence Forces, 1978, pp. These Eastern Christians have not been affected by the Catholic Church's reformed approach to Judaism. Cleavages in Israeli Society: the Ashkenazi-Sephardic and othe r dichotomies 9. Israeli lays out the nature and ideologies of the Muslim immigrant world and shows how in each European country they create their own ethnic sub-groups and religious communities, often in competition with each other. Drawing lessons learned from the event will help the nation come out of trauma.
Iqra' Television Saudi Arabia and Egypt , 24April 2002 Arabic. But close historical examination shows that the two parties to this tragic conflict have missed innumerable opportunities for a rational partition of the territory between them and for a permanent state of peace and prosperity rather than perennial bloodshed and misery. Anti-Zionism and Anti-Semitism in the Contemporary World, McMillan 1990, pp. Dangers of a Palestinian State, Geffen, Jerusalem, 2003. Identifying the Enemy - Domestic and External 8. But no one could have missed the point: when a Copt in Egypt, a member of a persecuted minority in an Islamic country, must show that he is more Arab than his compatriots, an anti-Jewish attack was the best way to do it. The latter's victory in the 2006 elections makes the matter all the more pertinent.